will I learn in this program?
This program is a 21-credit-hour
certificate program consisting of 7
existing courses that may be
completed online, through
Smart Sites and in the
traditional classroom setting. The
program develops the ability of
students to use the International
Classification of Diseases, version
9 (ICD-9-CM) of the U.S. Department
of Health and Human Services and the
Common Procedural Terminology (CPT)
of the American Medical Association.
The program develops expertise for
both outpatient/office practice and
acute-care inpatient levels of
proficiency. You will also use and
apply both coding schemes in the
systems of reimbursement for
here for a curriculum schedule of
the certificate/degrees available.